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Pope demands big tech do more to tackle porn

Pope Francis has called on Facebook, Apple, Microsoft and Google, among others, to step up efforts to remove child pornography…

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World

Turkey will attack Kurdish fighters who remain near border

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s foreign minister said Monday that his country’s military will attack any Syrian Kurdish fighter who…

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World

Stalled escalators, empty water coolers at UN as budget crunch hits

Stalled escalators, the heating turned down, even the diplomats’ bar closing early at 5pm: already the UN budget crunch, one…

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Politics

NDC hired Togolese to protest against Akufo-Addo at UN – NPP USA

The USA branch of the governing New Patriotic Party has accused the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) of hiring Togolese…

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Politics

Rawlings damns threats against ex-President Mahama

Former President Jerry Rawlings on Tuesday took to social media to register his own abhorrence for the use of intemperate…

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World

Trump skips UN climate summit that could be ‘slingshot’ toward global goals

Leaders from around the world are set to discuss climate change on Monday at a United Nations summit in what…

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World

600 Meetings and a World of Conflict: What to Expect at the U.N. General Assembly

The annual United Nations General Assembly will unfold this week against a backdrop of crises — from the warming planet…

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Politics

Akufo-Addo attends 74th session of UN General Assembly

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo left the country on Thursday, 19th September, 2019, to lead Ghana’s delegation to the 74th Session of…

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General News

12m children may never see a classroom – UN

“According to our projections, nine million girls of primary school age will never start school or set foot in a…

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World

Bolsonaro accuses U.N.’s Bachelet of meddling in Brazil’s sovereignty

GENEVA/RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday accused Chile’s former leader Michelle Bachelet, now the United…

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World

UN report: Conflicts kill and hurt a record 12,000 children

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — More than 12,000 children were killed and injured in armed conflicts last year — a record…

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Africa

U.S. and China Quietly Agree on UN Cuts as They Feud Over Trade

While the U.S. feuds with China on trade, the two biggest donors to the United Nations are quietly edging toward…

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